The One Toronto Tower

The One Toronto – Tower

Designs were unveiled in Toronto recently for ‘The One’, an 80-storey mixed-use tower on a prominent downtown site at One Bloor West, which pioneers a new model of vertical retail in the city. At 318 m it will be Toronto’s second tallest building and combines a residential tower with a retail base.

2015 eVolo Skyscraper Competition 1st place

eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2015

In 2015, the Jury, formed by leaders of the architecture and design fields selected 3 winners and 15 honorable mentions. eVolo Magazine received 480 projects from all continents. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition is one of the world’s most prestigious awards for high-rise architecture.

New Transport Network

New Transport Network in Jeddah

Design: Foster + Partners

Following an international design competition, a contract signing ceremony was held in Jeddah today to celebrate the appointment of Foster + Partners Team to develop the architectural vision for Jeddah’s city-wide public transport plan.

Incube Building

Incube Building in Las Palmas

Design: Romera y Ruiz Arquitectos

Units of 1.35m slices, optimum dimension for the required quick completion and conforming minimum functional working modules. Use of prefabricated elements and available local materials and construction technology.

Hearst Tower New York

Hearst Tower New York – Building

Design: Foster + Partners, Architects

Hearst Corporation recently released a video commemorating the upcoming 10th anniversary of the topping out of Hearst Tower, the first building commissioned post September 11 and one of New York City’s most celebrated buildings.

Montreal City Hall

Montreal City Hall

Design: Affleck de la Riva architects

The exterior restoration of this historic monument was undertaken following detailed site inspections and a careful evaluation of its iconic and heritage value.

Gachon University Hall

Gachon University Hall in Seongnam

Design: Samoo Architects & Engineers

Gachon University was created by merging two universities which was the first case in Korea. The merger aimed to consolidate resources and maximize the synergy effects creating a common vision to become a global top-class university.

Istanbul Architecture Tours

Istanbul Architecture Tours – Walking Guide

Istanbul Architectural Tours can focus on contemporary Turkish architecture or be structured around specific architectural interests of your group, for example interiors or office buildings. Our architecture guides can show your group the historic architecture, just new buildings, or a mixture of both. Book now for your office or group trip.

Glasgow School of Art Fire

Rennie Mackintosh, Architect – Glasgow School of Art

The Glasgow School of Art will name the design firm expected to replicate the Mackintosh library by the end of the month. Five architects were selected in January, from a longlist of 14 architecture studios, to work on restoration of the A-listed Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh building.

8 House Copenhagen

Copenhagen Architecture Tours

Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark. Famous architects who have built here include Arne Jacobsen, Jorn Utzon and Henning Larsen. Recently architects such as BIG, MVRDV, Zaha Hadid, Foster + Partners and Daniel Libeskind have also designed buildings in the city. Book now for your office or group trip.